IOE Entrance Exam 2080-81

IOE Entrance Exam 2080-81 Tribhuvan University, Institute of Engineering (IOE) is going to conduct the IOE Entrance Exam for admission into the undergraduate (BE, B.Arch) and postgraduate (M.Sc) courses. IOE Undergraduate programs are available on all of its constituent campuses and the affiliated colleges while the master’s programs are available only at its constituent campuses: Pulchowk Campus, Thapathali Campus, and Pashchimanchal Campus.

Each year Institute of Engineering of Tribhuvan University publishes an entrance examination Booklet. This Booklet contains all the required information for an interested candidate to appear in the IOE Entrance Exam and finally get admission to any of the constituent or affiliated colleges. This book also contains the current intake capacity of each of the colleges. Fee structure and scholarship schemes of constituent colleges.

Tribhuvan University, Institute of Engineering (IOE)

IOE Entrance Exam 2080

All students in Nepal, willing to get admission into Engineering courses (UG and PG) under any of the Tribhuvan University’s affiliated colleges then students have to appear in the IOE Entrance Exam conducted once a year. Only successful students who pass the entrance examination shall be eligible for admission.

All candidates must note that the admission process into Engineering courses (UG and PG) practiced by the constituent colleges is the same, but the process followed by the affiliated colleges may differ from one another.

Academic Programs

BE/BArch.: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Geomatics and Architecture, Chemical Engineering (Proposed).

IOE Exam Date

The Entrance Exam for Bachelor Level is usually scheduled for the August-September session. While entrance exam for Master Level is usually scheduled for March

IOE Application Form 2080

The candidate willing to appear in the IOE Entrance Exam to get enrollment into the BE, B.Arch, M.Sc. program should fill and submit the online Application Form within the deadline prescribed by the Entrance Exam Board. Application forms will be available on the website:

The online application fee for the entrance exam is Rs 2,000. In order to eligible for admission, the candidate has to deposit the application fee in Account No. 00915056064 of Siddhartha Bank Limited. Along with the fee, the candidate should also submit their voucher often by filling applicant’s name and date of birth in it. The voucher No. indicated in the voucher needs to be specified in the online application form.

The applicant can also deposit this amount using Siddhartha BankSmart or e-Sewa/ConnectIPS/Khalti. The Voucher No./ Transaction ID No. must be entered in the online form.

During the application submission process, candidates must verify their appropriate entrance stream. In addition, they should fill up the other required fields in the form without skipping any steps. Candidates also required their color photograph of prescribed specification and one of the following identification documents.

IOE Exam Pattern

The IOE Entrance Exam is a multiple-choice question answer, each question has four options, candidates have to select one choice for the answer. For any incorrect answers, a 10% score will be deducted as negative answers. The Candidates have to secure minimum marks as prescribed by the Faculty Board of IOE. All questions will be in English




Mode of Exam Computer Based Test Computer Based Test
Type of Question Multiple Choice Question Multiple Choice Question
Total Questions 140 MCQs 95 MCQs
Time Duration 2 hours 2 hours
No. of subjects Four 2 Section
Pass mark prescribed by IOE prescribed by IOE
Negative marking. 10% 10%

IOE Entrance Exam Syllabus 2080

B.E./B.Arch. Entrance Examination: is consists of four subjects: English, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics with Full Marks: 20, 25, 45 and 50 respectively.

Download IOE Entrance Exam Syllabus PDF

IOE Entrance Exam Admit Card 2080

Applicant must mention one of the documents as an identification certificate from Citizenship certificate, Passport, or admit card of the last examination. This document has to be presented for receiving the admit card for the entrance examination.

After submission, the applicant will get a confirmation page. Print this page and keep it with you. This page is mandatory to receive your admit card. If you are unable to print out the confirmation page after submission of your form, you can print it any time by entering your name and date of birth on the verification page.

Note: Applicants should bring the admit card and the mentioned original identification document with him/her during the entrance examination. Without an original ID document and color-printed admit card, the applicant will not be allowed to appear in the entrance examination.

IOE Entrance Exam Center

The examination center for the entrance exam will be conducted in the ICTC building Pulchowk, Kathmandu. Please contact Entrance Exam Board at ICTC Pulchowk for foreign nationals.

The list of constituent campuses and affiliated colleges:

Constituent Campuses Affiliated Colleges
Pulchowk Campus,Pulchowk Kantipur Engineering College National College of Engineering
Thapathali Campus, Thapathali Kathmandu Engineering College Kathford International College of Engineering and Management
Purwanchal Campus, Dharan Himalaya Engineering College Janakpur Engineering College
Paschimanchal Campus, Pokhara Advanced College of Engineering and Management Khwopa College of Engineering
Chitwan Engineering Campus, Rampur, Chitwan Sagarmatha Engineering College Lalitpur Engineering College